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Lies, Murderous Intent, Remembering Love Gone Wrong, WHOSE RESPONSIBLE THIS Black Rose Society Arc of Revolutionary Girl Utena

The contents of a person’s heart are veiled, as though with thin silk.You may think you can peer into it, but you can’t really. And people seldom understand…  the princes other people keep in their hearts. Still, I am a … Continue reading

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Victory and Authenticity in the Student Council Saga of Revolutionary Girl Utena

Dual guns and nary a sword. This is indicative of the inauthenticity of the duels in relation to the revolution. The Student Council Saga, if not the whole show, is organized in a sequence of duels. In the arc, the … Continue reading

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A Revolution in Me: Discovering Revolutionary Girl Utena

[NO SPOILERS, BUT IF YOU HAVEN’T SEEN AT LEAST A FEW EPISODES, YOU PROBABLY WON’T GET THIS POST ANYWAY SORRY] I’ve looked for a bunch of angles to take this show on, and I’ve found something both authentic and powerful … Continue reading

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